Greenshows

Frim Fram
Frim Fram 4 performs during the 2015 Season

On selected Wednesday through Saturday nights, May through August, the Festival presents a mini-concert series preceding the mainstage performance at 7:20 PM featuring various bands and performing artists.  To see who is playing each evening please visit our calendar by clicking here and click on each play title for the evening’s performance details.

Our “House Bands”

Classical Revolution

Classical Revolution: Boise

An alternative to the concert hall in which classically trained local musicians perform in a relaxed atmosphere bringing classical music to the people of Boise. Founded in 2012, Classical Revolution: Boise has collaborated with many Boise institutions, including the Boise Art Museum and Story Story Night. Offering a wide range of musical styles, Classical Revolution: Boise musicians are just as likely to be heard performing with a symphony orchestra as they are at a coffee shop or bar. http://classicalrevolutionboise.com/about

2016 Frim Fram4 pic

The Frim Fram 4

Boise’s Knights in White Jackets and Cavaliers of Cool since 2001. Specializing in music of the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s. www.frimfram4.com.

Idaho Dance Theatre

Idaho Dance Theatre, a contemporary dance company based in Boise, Idaho, presents a season of public performances featuring the work of diverse choreographers and frequent collaborations with composers, musicians and other artists. The company is known for its dynamic, athletic dancers and innovative choreography that is compelling, entertaining and inspired. The company also has an educational outreach program for grades K-12 and hosts a two-week intensive workshop each year, Summer DanceFest. www.idahodancetheatre.org

Photo by Chad Case Photography

Kevin Kirk Presents 

Kevin Kirk creates music that expresses his consistent wonder at the boundless potential of music and his life-long dedication to artistic growth and the joyful communication of his discoveries with his audience. Whether performing his original compositions or offering fresh interpretations of jazz and popular standards, and whether collaborating with colleagues from a broad range of traditions or playing solo piano, Kevin continues to explore and expand musical frontiers. This season, Kevin will invite another musical artist to join him for each of his greenshow mini-concerts.  These artists represent performers whom Kevin is especially excited to showcase and share with Idaho Shakespeare audiences. kevinkirk.com

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